Julie L. Spalding

Board Vice President.  Researcher, Independence Blue Cross.

Julie L. Spalding, MHA, is a researcher for Independence Blue Cross. At Independence, Julie focuses on value-based solutions for medical cost containment across the organization. Previously, Julie worked for a national healthcare management consulting firm specializing in strategy and financial services. She has worked with clinically integrated networks, health plans, community hospitals, health systems, and academic medical centers. As a management consultant, Julie assisted her clients in implementing and improving population health strategies including optimizing primary and behavioral health care delivery, creating accountable care organizations, and forming regional strategic alliances. Julie brings her knowledge of health policy, accountable care, and value-based payment models to her work on the Board.

Julie holds a Master of Health Administration from the Sloan Program at Cornell University. She also received a BS in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University with a minor in Nutrition and Health.


Julie L. Spalding